Aussie dollar leads to more tax uncertainty

Aussie dollar leads to more tax uncertainty

THE impact of the strong Aussie dollar could ultimately force the Queensland government to increase coal...

Politics

10 NOVEMBER 2010
Forrest faces hearings

Forrest faces hearings

FORTESCUE Metals Group chief executive officer Andrew Forrest has appeared before the Senate Select Committee...

Capital markets

08 NOVEMBER 2010
CME takes swipe at MRRT

CME takes swipe at MRRT

THE Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia has warned the state's mining sector is under...

Capital markets

29 OCTOBER 2010
SA miners hit by double tax: SACOME

SA miners hit by double tax: SACOME

SOUTH Australia's peak mining lobby has come out swinging against the federal government's stance not...

Politics

26 OCTOBER 2010
Big three step up pressure on tax

Big three step up pressure on tax

PRESSURE is growing on the Julia Gillard government to scrap its troubled tax agreement with BHP Billiton,...

Capital markets

21 OCTOBER 2010
BHP threatens MRRT walk-out: report

BHP threatens MRRT walk-out: report

THE future of the proposed Minerals Resource Rent Tax could be in limbo on reports that BHP Billiton,...

Capital markets

20 OCTOBER 2010

Intierra Spotlight: Marius Kloppers is underpaid

THIS week Spotlight continues its review of the Minerals Resource Rent Tax as it tries to work out what...

Capital markets

12 OCTOBER 2010
Ferguson tight-lipped on MRRT talks

Ferguson tight-lipped on MRRT talks

FEDERAL Resources Minister Martin Ferguson was tight-lipped about discussions in Perth today between...

Capital markets

07 OCTOBER 2010
AMEC expands presence

AMEC expands presence

AS the mining tax debate rages on, lobby group AMEC is looking to build its support base on the east...

Politics

07 OCTOBER 2010
Let the MRRT talks begin

Let the MRRT talks begin

THE Don Argus-led MRRT tax panel will kick off its first formal talks with the mining industry in Perth...

Capital markets

07 OCTOBER 2010
FMG prepares for MRRT showdown

FMG prepares for MRRT showdown

AS one of the loudest opponents to the proposed Minerals Resource Rent Tax, Fortescue Metals Group is...

Politics

06 OCTOBER 2010
Intierra Spotlight: Issues Paper has a long way to go

Intierra Spotlight: Issues Paper has a long way to go

SPOTLIGHT knows that it takes time to conceive, test and implement good legislation. The Issues Paper,...

Politics

05 OCTOBER 2010